Google hit with £3.78 billion EC fine
Will, naturally, appeal.
Could leapfrog current tech.
Windows XP Mode in Windows 7 requires hardware virtualisation, which isn't supported by some Core 2 Duo and Quad CPUs.
It's been a very, very close battle for 2008's Mod of the Year competition, but there can be only one winner - check inside to see the results!
With everything else tested, we put our math cap on and cracked out the calculators to work out which platform is the best punt for your pound. Does the supreme Core i7 performance warrant the extra cost it demands? Read on to find out!
It's been over a year in the making, but what can only be described as the G5 mod to which all others can be compared to is now finally complete! It's time to take a look at what Apple only wished it designed...
Intel has quietly introduced three new processors to its lineup that are designed to target different segments of the market.
Intel has announced another slew of price cuts on its processors in order to keep the pressure on AMD. Quad-core processors are starting to look even more attractive than ever before.
We test the latest 45nm Intel Core 2 Duo "Wolfdale" E8500, E8400 and E8200 processors to see how they compare to other popular, sub £200 CPUs from Intel's 65nm Core 2 line and AMD's Athlon X2 and Phenom lines.
CeBIT 2008: Intel talks to bit-tech and details its next generation 4-series, Eagle Lake chipsets which should arrive in May.
Energy Efficiency seems to be the industry buzzword for 2008 and Gigabyte has completely relaunched its P35 motherboard range with that in mind. We look at its mainstream GA-EP35-DS4 model to see if it's a fuss worth making.
We have a look at three mATX motherboards from Asus, Gigabyte and MSI based on three of the latest integrated graphics chipsets from Intel, AMD and Nvidia to see which is the best solution for a Home Theatre PC.
The original Striker was arguably the most popular motherboard in the Asus RoG series and now it gets a brother - the Striker II. It's based on the new Nvidia nForce 780i SLI chipset and has many tweaked features - we check it out to see what's changed.
A lot of people have been slagging 64-bit Operating Systems like Vista, saying the only benefit is a true 4GB of RAM. So we decided to cut through the BS and anti-Microsoft sentiment and look at the real pros and cons of 64-bit computing.
Intel is to launch two new technologies with X38: Extreme Memory and Extreme Tuning Utility. Good news: P35s might get it. Bad news: DDR3 only.
AMD is said to be readying the launch of a new flagship dual-core processor before Phenom arrives later in the year.
Yesterday Intel released five new Core 2 processors with 1333MHz front side bus speeds. We compare the new flagship QX6850 quad-core chip, along with the E6850 and E6750, to ten other processors to find out which CPU represents the best buy at the moment.
Intel has announced its refresh to the successful Core 2 lineup, along with a whole host of price cuts.
UPDATED: Microsoft has released a critical update for Windows machines running processors from Intel's Core 2 and Xeon 3000/5000 families. Intel's Nick Knupffer dropped into bit-tech's forums to offer more insight.
Intel's Core 2 Duo E6750 could cost as little as $183 USD if reports are to be believed.
Today, Intel pulls back the covers on its first desktop 1333MHz FSB processor, the Core 2 Duo E6750. We preview the chip's performance to find out whether the higher bus speed makes a fat lot of difference.
Intel has dropped another two processors into the line-up for 4th Quarter 2007 this week, including a new "Yorkfield" core.
COMPUTEX 2007: MSI's gaming notebooks come with an interesting case design, as well as a Turbo button for on the fly overclocking.
COMPUTEX 2007: Nvidia's GeForce 7050 / nForce 630i chipset has been talked about ever since the AMD 690G launch. Boards finally look like they're starting to appear...
Asus P5K3 Delxue WiFi AP is the DDR3 version of the P5K Deluxe with an updated heatpipe array and support for DDR3 1333MHz FSB. Is the new memory technology worth investing in? We take an in depth look at DDR3 to try to find out.
Abit has released its IP35 series motherboards, which are not surprisingly based on Intel's P35 Bearlake chipset.
IDF SPRING 2007: What's Wolfdale? The dual core variant of Penryn: a 45nm single die CPU. We got a glimpse of a quick and dirty test to show you the comparative difference.
IDF SPRING 2007: Intel technical Guru, Mooly Eden, tells all in the tales of next generation mobile computing.
Intel seems to have hit one additional nail in the coffin for Pentium Netburst CPUs by not officially certifying it for Bearlake.
EVGA partners with Nvidia again to release a retro green "Built by Nvidia" motherboard based on the new nForce 680i LT SLI chipset. Think of 680i LT as the semi-skimmed version of the full fat nForce 680i SLI chipset: all of the taste with no need to exercise.
CEBIT 2007: Gigabyte showed us an "unknown 3GHz CPU" in an unmodified GA-965P-DS3 mobo, running up at 500MHz FSB.
Intel not only seems like it'll be introducing new CPUs in Q3, but it's also touted to make some crazy price cuts as well.
We have a look at Intel's recently-released budget Core 2 Duo E4300, which is the first chip to be based on the Allendale core. Does it live up to what we've come to expect from Intel's Core 2 line-up, and does it become our preferred budget overclockers processor? Read on to find out.
AMD has reduced the prices on its mid-to-low end dual-core Athlon 64 processors again today.
We have a look at one of AMD's first 65 nanometre Brisbane processors. Does AMD's move to more advanced process technology change the landscape in the processor marketplace, or will Intel's Core 2 processors continue to rule the roost? Read on to find out...
We take a look at the SD37P2 - the first Shuttle XPC to support Intel's Core 2-based dual/quad-core CPUs. Intel's 975X chipset is typically a strong and stable performer, but do the sleek looks translate into good performance, stability and features? We find out.
Intel has unveiled its second quad-core processor for desktop PCs this morning. The Core 2 Quad Q6600 has a 266MHz lower clock speed than the QX6700, which translates into lower power consumption.
According to roadmaps seen by Taiwanese PC manufacturers, Intel is set to strengthen it's Core 2 Duo lineup next year with seven new products.
Today, Intel has announced its first quad-core desktop processor, based on the Kentsfield core. We put the all-new Core 2 Extreme QX6700 to the test to find out whether four is better than two.
DFI is a company that makes some of the best enthusiast motherboards in the industry and is renowned for throwing the kitchen sink at its boards. We have a look at the more budget-orientated Infinity 975X/G and find out whether it's any good.
In this world exclusive review, we take a look at the Dell XPS 700 - Dell's first machine designed for hardcore gamers. We examine the radical new chassis, check out the ludicrous cooling design, rag on the components then rip the whole thing apart to see how it's all put together. Do not miss this.